Mechanical Drafters Salary Information in Utah

The average annual and hourly salaries for mechanical drafters in the state of Utah are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of mechanical drafters among Utah metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Mechanical Drafters in Utah

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,780
25th Percentile Wage
$40,990
50th Percentile Wage
$51,690
75th Percentile Wage
$63,780
90th Percentile Wage
$77,190

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical drafters in Utah in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $77,190. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $51,690. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,780.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.23
25th Percentile Wage
$19.71
50th Percentile Wage
$24.85
75th Percentile Wage
$30.66
90th Percentile Wage
$37.11

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for mechanical drafters in Utah in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $37.11. The median hourly salary is $24.85. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.23.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of mechanical drafters from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201651,6903.75%11.70%
201549,7500.62%-
201449,4407.08%-
201345,9400.65%-
201245,640--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Mechanical Drafters in Utah Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of mechanical drafters in some Utah cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of mechanical drafters in state of Utah ranges from $47,830 to $54,800. The highest paying area for mechanical drafters in Utah is Salt Lake City with a median annual salary of $54,800. The second highest paying city/area in Utah State is Ogden-Clearfield (mean annual salary $51,220). The lowest paying area is Logan with a median annual salary of $47,830.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Salt Lake City
$54,800
Ogden-Clearfield
$51,220
Provo-Orem
$49,380
Logan
$47,830


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